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Beverly A. Polansky

September 26, 1944 ~ July 16, 2021 (age 76)

Obituary

Beverly Ann Polansky, age 76, of Wisconsin Rapids, WI, died on July 16, 2021, at Wisconsin Rapids Health Services.

Services will be at 12:00 P.M. on Saturday, July 31, 2021 at Herman-Taylor Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids. Visitation will be from 10:00 A.M. until the time of services at the funeral home. Burial will be at a later date at Clay Banks Cemetery in Door County.

She was born on September 26, 1944, in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, to Phillip Chan Schuyler and Olive Mae Warwick.  She married Charles Evan Pergrossi on December 15, 1962, at Algoma (Wisconsin) Methodist Church.  Beverly married David Allen Polansky on February 10, 1973 at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Wisconsin Rapids.  Bev retired after 17 years as a Commercial Lines Transportation Underwriter at Sentry Insurance. 

She loved to camp with family, draw and paint, make cards and record the family history.

Beverly was an active member at St. Luke’s and also Immanuel Lutheran Church in Wisconsin Rapids while her children were growing up. As a freshman and sophomore, she was a student at Lincoln High School in Wisconsin Rapids and was graduated from Sturgeon Bay High School in 1962.  She traveled with her Navy husband and sons, Chuck and John, living in Spain and Panama as well as many states and eventually settled back in Wisconsin.

Beverly is survived by first husband Charles Evan (Sarah Hawley Denson) Pergrossi, her sons Charles David (Jean Pratt) Pergrossi (Amber & Ashley) of Wisconsin Rapids, John Michael Pergrossi of St. Charles, Illinois (Anthony, Zachary, Gregary, Vincent and their mother Denise Lampman) of Wisconsin Rapids, and David Allen Polansky of Madison, Wisconsin.  Blended family includes children of David Polansky, Sr., and Margaret Iwanski (Rafay and Timothy); children of Charles E. Pergrossi (Brian and David (Chelsea) and their mother Luz Maria Lara Sanchez, and Heather (Randy) Collins, Kimberly (Andrew) Gardiner and Christopher.  She is also survivied by brother, Clark Warwick (Barbara Quinby) Schuyler of Vacaville, California, and sisters: Barbara Schuyler Ruch of Menasha, Wisconsin; and Babette Miller (Donald) Rademacher of Stevens Point, Wisconsin; three great-grandchildren as well as many close and loved nephews and nieces. 

Beverly was preceded in death by David Polansky, Sr., her father, step-father Roland Miller, mother and sister, Mary Jane Schuyler (Glenn) Krueger, sister-in-law Yvonne Daigle Schuyler (Lee) Rofkahr, nephew Edward (Elisabeth Bender Baggett) Robinson (Corey), Tammy Swonger and Dorothy Miller.

Herman-Taylor Funeral Home is honored to be assisting the family. 

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
July 31, 2021

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Herman-Taylor Funeral Home
2201 Chestnut Street
Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494

Funeral Service
Saturday
July 31, 2021

12:00 PM
Herman-Taylor Funeral Home
2201 Chestnut Street
Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494

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